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Rice prices fall after climbing past KPW 6,000 per 
Date : September 30, 2022
N. Korean rice prices fall after climbing past KPW 6,000 per kilogram in late JulyNorth Korean rice prices appear to be falling this month after climbing past KPW 6,000 a…
Yanggang Province forces people to take part in fall cleaning activities 
Date : September 30, 2022
Yanggang Province forces people to take part in fall cleaning activitiesYanggang Province authorities are forcing people to take part in autumnal clean up and sanitation …
Ministry of State Security agents to inspect cell phones on streets 
Date : September 30, 2022
Ministry of State Security agents to inspect cell phones on streets Since September 10th, officers from the Ministry of State Security are randomly inspecting people…
NK tells people to refrain from throwing T-shirts with country’s flag away 
Date : September 29, 2022
N. Korea tells people to refrain from throwing T-shirts with country’s flag awayNorth Korean authorities recently ordered people to bring T-shirts emblazoned with the co…
NK border patrol rotates out personnel every three to six months 
Date : September 29, 2022
North Korea’s border patrol rotates out personnel every three to six monthsThe 25th Border Guard Brigade, which is stationed in Yanggang Province, has been replacing its…
Border residents forced not to use illegal phones 
Date : September 11, 2022
Border residents forced to sign oaths to “never use illegal phones” Since the middle of last month, the Ministry of State Security in North Korean border regions h…
NK hospitals performed poorly on emergency wartime readiness drills 
Date : September 6, 2022
North Korean hospitals performed poorly on emergency wartime readiness drills North Korea has recently carried a five-day drill for hospital employees nationwide to …
NK conducts a lecture to condemn violations of disease control measures 
Date : August 15, 2022
North Korea conducts a lecture to condemn violations of disease control measures A lecture entitled “Holding Fast to the Anti=Epidemic Wall by Strictly Keeping Emer…
NK are using programs to circumvent the government 
Date : August 1, 2022
North Koreans are using programs to circumvent the government Young talented North Koreans at high-ranking universities and research labs and centers are developing …
Public angry at North Korean officers for excessive fines 
Date : July 16, 2022
Public angry at North Korean officers for excessive fines North Korean people are forced to pay excessive fines when caught violating the reactionary thought and cul…
Officials sacked for making comments that caused “domestic unease” 
Date : July 13, 2022
Officials sacked for making comments that caused “domestic unease”The party committee of North Hamgyong Province has recently fired some officials accusing them of caus…
North Korea forces cellphone users to install surveillance app 
Date : July 13, 2022
North Korea forces cellphone users to install surveillance app Starting this month, North Korea is forcing citizens in hold of a cellphone to install an application …
Waterborne diseases on the rise… 
Date : July 6, 2022
Waterborne diseases on the rise…Recently, Rodong Sinmun reported the spread of waterborne illnesses in South Hwanghae Province. However, locals have reported that severa…
North Korean marketplaces go from bustling to empty during pandemic 
Date : June 21, 2022
North Korean marketplaces go from bustling to empty during pandemic An analysis of satellite images shows that North Korean markets known by Jangmadang have seen a m…
Street vendors forcibly mobilized to weed fields 
Date : June 21, 2022
Street vendors forcibly mobilized to weed fields North Korean police has recently been cracking down on street vendors in the aim of providing support to farms suffe…
 
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